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The Dream and the Nightmare

The Sixties" Legacy to the Underclass
  • 256 Pages
  • 0.19 MB
  • English
Encounter Books
American history: postwar, from c 1945 -, Social classes, c 1960 to c 1970, Social values, Social Situations And Conditions, U.S. History - 1960s, Political Science, History - General History, United States, Politics/International Relations, USA, Sociology - General, Public Policy - Social Policy, United States - 20th Century/60s, History / General, United States - 20th Century, Poor, Subcu
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Open LibraryOL8721562M
ISBN 101893554023
ISBN 139781893554023

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Myron Magnet’s The Dream and the Nightmare argues that the radical transformation of American culture that took place in the s brought today’s underclass — overwhelmingly urban, dismayingly minority — into existence.

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In a vivid, pointed, disturbing analysis, Magnet (Senior Fellow/Manhattan Institute for Policy Research; editorial board/Fortune magazine) attributes current economic problems to the cultural revolution of the 60's, to the social policies devised by the ``Haves'' (rich, liberal, professional) for the ``Have-nots'' (poor, black, underclass).

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Lifestyle experimentation among the white middle class produced often catastrophic changes in attitudes toward marriage and parenting, the work.

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